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quieting

adjective

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quieting

verb
present participle of quiet

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1 to become still and orderly
  • the museum docent told the rowdy youngsters to quiet down for the tour

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3 to stop the noise or speech of
  • the nanny could quiet unruly children with just a look

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“Quieting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/quieting. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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